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Current rankings @ Heavyweight
When is Boser vs Latifi?
Tanner Boser is set to face Ilir Latifi, during the main card of UFC Vegas 28, on Saturday 5th June 2021 in the United States.
The fight is scheduled for 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there is no weight limit.
Boser vs Latifi stats
Tanner Boser steps into the ring with a record of 19 wins, 7 loses and 1 draw, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 2 by submission.
Ilir Latifi will make his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 8 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggest Boser has a slight advantage in power over Latifi, with a 53% knock out percentage over Latifi's 43%.
Tanner Boser is the younger man by 8 years, at 29 years old.
Boser has a height advantage of 4 inches over Latifi. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Boser is arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 year and 4 months later than Latifi, whose first professional fight was in 2008. He has fought 29 more professional rounds, 73 to Latifi's 44.
Boser vs Latifi form
Ilir Latifi has beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he Derrick Lewis at UFC 247 on 8th February 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Previous to that, he Volkan Oezdemir at UFC on ESPN+ 14 on 10th August 2019 by knockout in the 2nd round at Antel Arena, Montevideo, Uruguay.
Going into that contest, he Corey Anderson at UFC 232 on 29th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at The Forum, Inglewood, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Ovince St. Preux at UFC on FOX 28 on 24th February 2018 by submission in the 1st round at Amway Center, Orlando.
He had beat Tyson Pedro at UFC 215 on 9th September 2017 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Rogers Place, Edmonton, Canada.
Latifi's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 8 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 12 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 2.4 rounds on average.